Publisher:John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2009Note: This book was purchased with support from the Government of Canada's Social Development Partnerships Program - Disability Component.
- Author: McClelland, CarolEdition: 1 ed.Date:Created2009Summary:
As you look for ways to contribute positively to the global economic and environmental crisis, getting an eco-friendly job provides a two-prong solution. Green Careers For Dummies, a 2010 Green book Festival award winner, introduces you to the wealth of opportunities in the rapidly expanding sustainable career genre. This book explores the green frontier of careers and shows you how to find a field that is best suited to your primary interests, skills, and goals, and then translating that into the sustainable job sphere. * Career opportunities in the environmental science, renewable energy, smart grid, green building, transportation, manufacturing, sustainability, policy, and more. * Job search 2.0 techniques (new media, online, networking, and electronic communications) * Emerging green jobs that will be created in the next 5 years and beyond Whether you're a recent college graduate or looking to make a career change, Green Careers For Dummies is your one-stop source for finding your fit in an environmentally responsible job. If you are a career counselor, this book gives you a solid overview of the ever-evolving world of green career possibilities you can refer to in your work with students and clients.Subject(s): Environmental protection--Vocational guidance | Environmental sciences--Vocational guidance | Environmental engineering--Vocational guidanceOriginal Publisher: US, WileyLanguage(s): EnglishISBN: 9780470603840Collection(s)/Series: Employment Resources